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Arbor Day is about inspiring people to plant, nurture and celebrate trees. Arbor Day originated in Nebraska, United States in 1872 and is celebrated by countries all over the world.
Trees play an important role in moderating our climate, improving our air quality, controlling floodwaters and providing homes and food for our unique wildlife. To celebrate Arbor Day you could:
World Environment Day
World Environment Day, celebrated on 5 June each year, is an international United Nations event that creates awareness of the environment and encourages political attention and action. The theme for this year's World Environment Day celebrations is Think.Eat.Save.
World Environment Day website
Kiwi Ranger is a fun interactive programme offered free to kids of all ages. It's a fun way for families to get to know New Zealand's special places together. Pick up a booklet, choose which activities to do, and earn your Kiwi Ranger badge.
Become a Kiwi Ranger
Whio Awareness Month
Whio Awareness Month is always a busy month promoting awareness of this iconic duck.
Learn more about how you can get involved in Whio Awareness Month.